Using video in
Second Life Educational Environments




   Presented at the STEM Colloquium
  by Larry Klugman aka Keith M...
Event Resources


• Event Note Card
• Streaming wiki page
  thetrc.org/secondlifewiki
• Screen capture movies
Why Video?

• A video is worth a lot of text chatting!
• Live video for external “expert” visits.
• An Archived video libr...
Format

• Live streaming in RSTP QuickTime
  format
• Video on demand, downloads from a
  server as you watch
• Video is a...
Setting the Media URL

• Each parcel can display one media item
  by external URL
• You must own the parcel or have admin
...
Setting the Media URL

• Access About World window


• Media tab, select media type = video.
  Select unique solid color t...
A Live Source to Try
• RaceRocks.com
• http://stream.qtv.apple.com/channels/ali/r
  acerocks/camera2_ref.mov
Pre Fab Scripted Screens
• Media Player in your SL Library
• Freeview
  http://slurl.com/secondlife/Mew/100/140/7
  51
• N...
Veodia.com Streaming

• Free for 5 viewers at a time
• A browser and a webcam is all that is
  required
• Fast and easy. S...
QuickTime Streaming
         Server

• Comes with Leopard Server
• Darwin Streaming Server
• Use free QuickTime Broadcaste...
Thank You!

• Questions?
  Comments?
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  1. 1. Using video in Second Life Educational Environments Presented at the STEM Colloquium by Larry Klugman aka Keith Mitchell
  2. 2. Event Resources • Event Note Card • Streaming wiki page thetrc.org/secondlifewiki • Screen capture movies
  3. 3. Why Video? • A video is worth a lot of text chatting! • Live video for external “expert” visits. • An Archived video library can support individual needs. • Adds a personal touch and a little RL in our virtual world.
  4. 4. Format • Live streaming in RSTP QuickTime format • Video on demand, downloads from a server as you watch • Video is a client side burden, not SL
  5. 5. Setting the Media URL • Each parcel can display one media item by external URL • You must own the parcel or have admin rights by being in a group • Preferences (Edit Menu> Preferences) under the "Media" tab. Make sure the "Play Streaming Media When Available" box is checked
  6. 6. Setting the Media URL • Access About World window • Media tab, select media type = video. Select unique solid color texture. • Set media url to a video on your server or live stream.
  7. 7. A Live Source to Try • RaceRocks.com • http://stream.qtv.apple.com/channels/ali/r acerocks/camera2_ref.mov
  8. 8. Pre Fab Scripted Screens • Media Player in your SL Library • Freeview http://slurl.com/secondlife/Mew/100/140/7 51 • NHC Media Center from SLExchange
  9. 9. Veodia.com Streaming • Free for 5 viewers at a time • A browser and a webcam is all that is required • Fast and easy. Starting a webcast gives you a URL to paste into your media tab of “about land”
  10. 10. QuickTime Streaming Server • Comes with Leopard Server • Darwin Streaming Server • Use free QuickTime Broadcaster to send the stream • Wirecast from Varasoftware $400
  11. 11. Thank You! • Questions? Comments?
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